Through ORRganized Events, Amy Orr specializes in association and non-profit meeting, event planning and association management. From educational conferences, to golf tournaments, to fundraising events and outdoor public events, her experience will help make your event planning a seamless process.
With over 20 years of experience in the professional meeting planning industry, Amy Orr has planned events ranging from 30 - 10,000 people. Prior to establishing her own event planning business, Amy served as Director of Meetings and Events at the California Chamber of Commerce for five years. She is experienced in producing annual educational conferences, legislative events, board meetings and fundraising events. Prior to her time at the California Chamber of Commerce, she worked for the California Grocers Association and for the General Merchandise Distributors Association.
Amy is experienced in site and venue selection, hotel negotiations, contract analysis, event marketing, and logistics coordination. Amy became a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) in 2005 and has been an active member of Meeting Professionals International since 2001. She served on the board of the Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter of Meeting Professionals International from 2005 - 2007.
She holds a business degree from Ambassador University and resides in Chico, California.
Alicia Smith has been coordinating events for more than 15 years. In her role with ORRganized Events, she supports the planning, marketing, registration and logistics for multiple clients.
Prior to joining OE, Alicia worked as Event Coordinator at the California Chamber of Commerce prior to being promoted to the Director of Meetings and Events in 2007. Alicia continued in this role for four years, managing a wide variety of events including four annual board meetings, a large annual conference, the Sacramento Host Breakfast, International Luncheon Forums, legislative retreats, and staff events.
Prior to working at the California Chamber of Commerce, Alicia was the Event Services Assistant at the California State University Sacramento University Union. Alicia received her bachelor’s degree in Child Development. In 2006, Alicia completed her Certificate in Meeting and Event Planning at California State University, Sacramento College of Continuing Education.
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2017 CAPIO Conference Attendee
"We thought that it was the best MDC (2017 Monterey Design Conference) we have attended; the roster of speakers was great, and the logistics, scheduling and coordination , considering the number of attendees, was very well done. Kudos to you."
2017 MDC Participant
"The speaker's aganda is THE MOST THOROUGH speakers document that I have ever seen! It is indeed a pleasure to work with such an outstanding organization!"
2017 CGA Conference Speaker
American Institute of Architects, California Council
American Red Cross Three Rivers Chapter
California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO)
California Grocers Association
Chico Chamber of Commerce
Chico Air Show, Inc.
Enloe Medical Center Foundation
Managed Services Providers Alliance
ORRganized Events was founded in 2007
and focuses on corporate and association events. In 2015 it expanded services in the area of association management.
How much do your services cost?
Services are quoted on a project basis, based on the scope of work. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Do you coordinate events outside of California?
Yes, while we're based in California, we have planned events across the United States and Internationally. We have contacts and resources to find you the best venue and location for your event across the globe.